Everything You Need To Know About Botox

Botox is a wonderful way to help smooth out existing wrinkles or prevent existing wrinkles from deepening. Botox is a neurotoxin used to “freeze” muscles; it simply blocks the nerve signal to the muscles, preventing them from contracting. This simple procedure has found a place in aesthetic and medical treatments. For example, Botox has been used to avoid muscle spasms, treat migraines, and aesthetically treat wrinkles.

How long does it take to see results from Botox?

When you receive a Botox treatment, it can take between 3 and 14 days for the results to be fully realized. At that point, you will notice fine lines and wrinkles in the treatment area soften and diminish. Depending on your treatment goals, you might prefer for several areas of the face to be treated. Click here to learn more about Botox Treatment Basics.

What Are The Benefits of Botox?

There are many benefits to Botox treatments! Most patients like Botox because it can enhance their natural beauty by lessening the appearance of wrinkles, such as frown lines or brow lines, giving your face a softer, more youthful appearance. Patients also love that this procedure is quick and minimally invasive. It is highly customizable; patients love Botox because this treatment can be fully customized to your changing needs over time.

How often do you need Botox once you start?

As much as we would love for this treatment to last forever, Botox requires maintenance. The good news is that most patients can expect their Botox treatments to last 3-4 months. However, every patient is different, and everyone’s body will process it at its own rate. Some patients can enjoy their results for a 4-5 month range. Many patients have reported that their results will last much longer after the initial treatment. If you have questions about Botox and how long their treatments will last, contact us, and set up a consultation.

Is Botox Right For Me?

You are the only one who can determine if Botox is right for you. Botox treatments are considered safe and effective and are received by between 4 and 5 million people each year. At The Center For Women’s Aesthetic, we pride ourselves on offering the best care to our patients. That means staying on the forefront of science, technology, and training. Our caring staff has worked hard to enhance the natural beauty of our patients in Charlotte, NC, for years. If you are interested in learning more about Botox or other aesthetic services, contact us today!